Nursing

Conexus MedStaff Ranks 6th on Staffing Industry Analysts’ Fastest Growing U.S. Staffing Firms List

Wednesday, October 20, 2021 - 9:45pm

Conexus MedStaff, the leading global recruitment agency that propels the U.S. careers of international nurses and medical technologists, has been named a top 10 company on Staffing Industry Analysts (SIA) 2021 List of Fastest Growing US Staffing Firms.

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  • Conexus MedStaff, the leading global recruitment agency that propels the U.S. careers of international nurses and medical technologists, has been named a top 10 company on Staffing Industry Analysts (SIA) 2021 List of Fastest Growing US Staffing Firms.
  • This marks the second year in a row that Conexus MedStaff has placed on the list, after having placed 4th on the list in 2020.
  • Staffing Firms list for the second consecutive year and as we celebrate 10 years in healthcare staffing is a great honor, said Andrew Moreton, CEO of Conexus MedStaff.
  • In 2020, Conexus MedStaff was named #4 Fastest Growing Staffing Firm in the country by Staffing Industry Analysts, received American Staffing Associations Elevate Award for its nursing education program that supports the growth of Conexus nurses, and ranked on Charlotte Business Journals Best Places to Work list.

Chapters Health System Names Healthcare Industry Leader as First Chief People Officer

Wednesday, October 20, 2021 - 9:49pm

TAMPA, Fla., Oct. 20, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --Chapters Health System, one of the nation's premier not-for-profit, community-based healthcare organizations headquartered in Temple Terrace, names Nikki Romence as the organization's first chief people officer.

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  • TAMPA, Fla., Oct. 20, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --Chapters Health System, one of the nation's premier not-for-profit, community-based healthcare organizations headquartered in Temple Terrace, names Nikki Romence as the organization's first chief people officer.
  • "At Chapters Health, we are pleased to have Nikki join our family," said Andrew Molosky, MBA, FACHE, CHPCA, president and chief executive officer for Chapters Health.
  • Prior to joining Chapters Health, Romence was the assistant vice president of human resources for Bronson Healthcare in Kalamazoo, Michigan.
  • As a progressive leader and premier health system, Chapters Health System is dedicated to delivering innovative home health, palliative and hospice care along with durable medical equipment and pharmacy services.

Alpaca Audiology Acquires Main Line Audiology Consultants

Wednesday, October 20, 2021 - 7:43pm

SPRINGFIELD, Mo., Oct. 20, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Alpaca Audiology (Alpaca), the largest independent audiology clinic group in the United States, has acquired Main Line Audiology Consultants.

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  • SPRINGFIELD, Mo., Oct. 20, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Alpaca Audiology (Alpaca), the largest independent audiology clinic group in the United States, has acquired Main Line Audiology Consultants.
  • Mainline Audiology is a practice serving the Philadelphia area, with clinics in Narberth, Jenkintown, Ridley Park, Audubon, and Philadelphia.
  • We are pleased to add Mainline Audiology to our growing list of hearing clinics, said Alpaca President, Brian Vesely.
  • Alpaca Audiology is comprised of 13 regional brands operating in more than 220 clinics across the country.

Excelin Health, A Corinthian Capital Portfolio Company, Expands Its Healthcare Service Offerings With The Purchase Of Texas Hospice Licenses And Louisiana-Based Grace Home Health

Wednesday, October 20, 2021 - 6:54pm

The acquisition of three Texas-based hospice providers enables Excelin to provide additional hospice services in the state, complementing its established home health platform.

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  • The acquisition of three Texas-based hospice providers enables Excelin to provide additional hospice services in the state, complementing its established home health platform.
  • The acquisition of Grace Home Health ("Grace"), headquartered in Lafayette, LA, expands its skilled home health platform into Louisiana markets.
  • "We are very excited about Excelin's expansion into Louisiana...," said Jackson Yang, a VP at Excelin and Corinthian.
  • Founded in 2015 by Tim Bergeron, Grace provides nursing and therapy care for patients in the comfort of their own homes.

Bayesian Health Announces LifeBridge Health Partnership and Creation of Advisory Board with Founding Members Lee Sacks, MD and Gary E. Bisbee, Jr., PhD

Wednesday, October 20, 2021 - 3:00pm

Bayesian Health's research-based AI platform takes existing EMR data, analyzing patient, clinical, and third-party data with its industry-leading AI/ML models.

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  • Bayesian Health's research-based AI platform takes existing EMR data, analyzing patient, clinical, and third-party data with its industry-leading AI/ML models.
  • "Like all health systems, our physicians must navigate large amounts of health data as they make decisions about patient care.
  • "I'm also thrilled to welcome Lee and Gary to Bayesian Health as founding members of our advisory board.
  • Bayesian Health is on a mission to make healthcare proactive by empowering physicians and care team members with real-time data to save lives.

The MDS Foundation Celebrates MDS World Awareness Day With Their 4th Annual Move for MDS 5k Walk at Boston Common and Virtually Around the World

Wednesday, October 20, 2021 - 3:05pm

Great strides have been made in advancing innovative research andtreatments for MDS, but like other rare diseases, more awareness andsupport are needed.

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  • Great strides have been made in advancing innovative research andtreatments for MDS, but like other rare diseases, more awareness andsupport are needed.
  • "This is the fourth year we are partnering with our communities to Move forMDS," said Dr. Stephen Nimer, chairman of the MDS Foundation.
  • The Move for MDS program is made possible by the support of incredibleorganizations committed to the MDS community.
  • Now in itsfourth year, the Move for MDS walk, held on the eve of MDS WorldAwareness Day, brings together a global community to raise awareness forthis rare cancer.

Northwell Appoints Two Physician Leaders

Wednesday, October 20, 2021 - 2:38pm

Her return bolsters an already strong senior clinical leadership team at Northwell Health, the largest health system and private employer in New York State.

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  • Her return bolsters an already strong senior clinical leadership team at Northwell Health, the largest health system and private employer in New York State.
  • Over many years at Northwell, the exceptional contributions of these three highly skilled leaders have helped elevate Northwells clinical, academic and research reputation, enabling us to attract the best and brightest talent.
  • Our 77,000 employees 18,900 nurses and 4,800 employed doctors, including members of Northwell Health Physician Partners are working to change health care for the better.
  • We're training the next generation of medical professionals at the visionary Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell and the Hofstra Northwell School of Nursing and Physician Assistant Studies.

NAEMT Awards- EMS Career Service of the Year to Pafford Medical Services

Wednesday, October 20, 2021 - 2:30pm

Pafford Medical Services, headquartered in Hope, Arkansas, was awarded the National Association of EMTs (NAEMT) Dick Ferneau EMS Career Service of the Year Award at the NAEMT General Membership Meeting and at the EMS World EXPO Opening Ceremony at the Georgia World Congress Center on October 5, 2021.

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  • Pafford Medical Services, headquartered in Hope, Arkansas, was awarded the National Association of EMTs (NAEMT) Dick Ferneau EMS Career Service of the Year Award at the NAEMT General Membership Meeting and at the EMS World EXPO Opening Ceremony at the Georgia World Congress Center on October 5, 2021.
  • This month on October 5 in Atlanta, Jamie accepted the National Association of Emergency Medical Services' Dick Ferneau EMS Career Service of the Year Award for 2021 recognizing outstanding performance by a paid ambulance service.
  • Assuming leadership of Pafford Medical Services in 2008, her vision has made the organization one of the top private ambulance services in the nation.
  • We encourage you to learn more about Pafford Medical Services and featuring Jamie Pafford-Gresham for your publication or program.

iN2L announces new VP of Sales for next-level growth

Wednesday, October 20, 2021 - 2:01pm

"As the market leader in senior living engagement solutions, we need a dynamic and visionary sales leader like Tim to launch us into our next phase of growth.

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  • "As the market leader in senior living engagement solutions, we need a dynamic and visionary sales leader like Tim to launch us into our next phase of growth.
  • His deep expertise in operationalizing strategic sales methodologies will be invaluable to iN2L."
  • His expansive sales strategy focuses equally on driving explosive new business growth, while developing active account management and client retention programs.
  • Most recently, as VP of Enterprise Sales at Relias, Tim oversaw long-term business development planning and strategy.

ClearAngel Invests $98,000 in RekMed to Help Fuel New Era of Growth

Wednesday, October 20, 2021 - 2:00pm

ClearAngel gives early-stage companies access to revenue share capital, data-driven advice, and an extensive network of apps, agencies, and investors powered by Clearco.

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  • ClearAngel gives early-stage companies access to revenue share capital, data-driven advice, and an extensive network of apps, agencies, and investors powered by Clearco.
  • RekMed has experienced tremendous growth and enthusiasm from the medical community since its inception, and is now looking to meet the numerous requests for specialized planners from medical professionals in other fields.
  • "For RekMed, this ClearAngel investment will provide tools and resources that will help the company continue its momentous growth and reach future milestones faster.
  • To learn more about RekMed and take a closer look at their high-quality nurse planners for yourself, visit studentnurseplanner.com .